Chicago area career training

PMP®/CAPM® Project Management Professional Certification

Summary

Instructor-led
2295
On-site
Call
Duration
40 Hours
* Pricing and Logistics are subject to change without notice.
 

Why Should You Take Your Project Management Course at MicroTrain?

MicroTrain is an IT and business skills training organization with a focus on getting professionals back to work. Our vision is to see each person develop a habit of lifelong learning, professional development, and career advancement.

Microtrain’s 5-day PMP® and CAPM exam prep instructor-led course is designed to teach the project management framework necessary for success on the exam and on the job. Our certified instructors present the material in an informative, easy-to-digest manner. In addition to hands-on instruction, included in the course fee are a comprehensive course workbook and supplemental training aids.

Microtrain has been helping professionals achieve certifications for almost 20 years. We offer PMP®-certified instructors, in-classroom instruction, supplemental training materials valued at over $200 and the Microtrain Exam Pass Guarantee. 

As a Project Management Institute (PMI) R.E.P., MicroTrain ensures you that this course has been endorsed by the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program, and portfolio management profession. Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education, and research. PMI advances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession of project management through its globally recognized standards, certifications, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities.

NOTE - This course is a WIOA Approved Training Program. 

About This Course

Our current PMP and CAPM exam preparation course is based on the PMBOK Guide, 6th edition and provides 35 project management education hours PLUS 5 hours for in-class exam preparation.

Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Prep

PMP® Exam Preparation Certifications such as PMI’s globally-recognized Project Management Professional (PMP®) provide a significant advantage when it comes to salary and earning potential. Among survey respondents, those with a PMP® certification garner a higher salary (20% higher on average) than those without a PMP® certification. For more details about this course and how to qualify for the exam, go to PMP exam prep 

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Exam Prep

Organizations with standardized practices attain better results. Because the CAPM® recognizes your knowledge of the profession’s preeminent global standard, you'll stand out to employers and be poised to move ahead. For more details about this course and how to qualify for the exam, go to CAPM exam prep 

Outline

The PMP® and CAPM® course outline follows the current PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition.

  • Course Overview
  • Project Management Foundation Terminology
  • Understanding the PMBOK Guide 49 processes and 10 knowledge areas
  • Initiating Process Group
  • Planning Process Group
  • Executing Process Group
  • Monitoring and Controlling Process Group
  • Closing Process Group
  • Professional and Social Responsibility

Prerequisites

To view the prerequisites for the course and PMP® exam go to Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Prep 

To view the prerequisites for the course and CAPM® exam go to ​Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Exam Prep 

Exam Details

Exam PMP®: Project Management Professional

The Logistics of Your Exam

  1. The cost of the exam is an additional $555
  2. Apply for the exam at the PMI website.

  3. Once your application is approved, locate a Prometric testing center and schedule your PMP exam

  4. Review Project Management Professional (PMP) Handbook for more information on exam policies and procedures

Exam Information

Exam Code PMP
Prerequisites

35 hours of project management education (covered in Microtrain course)

            -AND-

B.A. and 4500 hrs (3 yrs) leading and directing projects within the last 8 years

             -OR-

High school diploma and 7500 hours (5 yrs) leading and directing projects within the last 8 years
Number of Questions 200
Passing Score Pass/Fail
Types of Questions Multiple choice
Length of Test 4 hours
Exam Results Provided immediately

Exam CAPM®: Certified Associate in Project Management

The Logistics of Your Exam

  1. The cost of the exam is an additional $364
  2. Apply for the exam at the PMI website.

  3. Once your application is approved, you can schedule your exam at a testing site or in an online proctored environment through Pearson VUE by logging-in to your MyPMI account and follow the prompts.

  4. Review CAPM Handbook for more information on exam policies and procedures

Exam Information

Exam Code CAPM
Prerequisites

Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)

1,500 hours of project experience

OR

23 hours of project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam

Number of Questions 150
Passing Score Pass/Fail
Types of Questions Multiple choice
Length of Test 3 hours
Exam Results Provided immediately

Get PMP Certified with MicroTrain I Guarantee it!

We guarantee you will pass your PMP exam or we will pay for your retake of the test. Ask a Microtrain representative how you can qualify for the PMP exam pass guarantee.

When you're looking to increase your marketability and attractiveness in the job market, it's helpful to gain a level of certification in your specialty. This is a benchmark that lets any prospective employer see at a glance that you have strived for and attained a goal and a level of professionalism that they can count on. For project managers, certification as Project Management Professional is a globally recognized and respected credential.

MicroTrain offers Chicago-area project managers a chance to gain these important letters, PMP, after their names simply and affordably. MicroTrain's 40-hour course is based on the certification designed by the Project Management Institute. As a Global registered education provider this courses provides 35 PDUs that are one of the requirements for taking the PMP exam.

The topics covered in PMP certification give you a broad understanding and foundation that applies to nearly all project management positions. You'll learn about defining the scope of a project; organizing, planning, and staffing it; risk identification and management; scheduling; cost management and estimating; procurement management; project integration management; team development; contract administration; project control; cost and schedule performance measurement; and much more.

Show your next prospective employer that you have a full grasp of all the skills they're looking for with PMP certification. MicroTrain offers the training in their downtown Chicago center, as well as in Deerfield and their location in Oakbrook/Lombard. You can sign up for classes here online or talk with MicroTrain's helpful staff directly at 888-737-8512 today. Make your skills and qualifications known with PMP certification through MicroTrain.

Course Schedule

Chicago
200 W Adams Suite 410 Chicago, IL 60606
05/06/2019 - 05/10/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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06/24/2019 - 06/28/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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07/20/2019 - 08/17/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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08/05/2019 - 08/09/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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09/16/2019 - 09/20/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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Lombard
720 E Butterfield Rd Suite 100 Lombard, IL 60148
04/08/2019 - 04/12/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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05/06/2019 - 05/10/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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06/24/2019 - 06/28/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
S M T W T F S
07/20/2019 - 08/17/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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08/05/2019 - 08/09/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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09/16/2019 - 09/20/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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Deerfield
770 Lake Cook Rd Suite 200 Deerfield, Il 60015
05/06/2019 - 05/10/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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06/24/2019 - 06/28/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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08/05/2019 - 08/09/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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09/16/2019 - 09/20/2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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